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Liquor ban on highway: Hoteliers pin hopes on government to find a solution
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Liquor ban on highway: Hoteliers pin hopes on government to find a solution

The Supreme Court has ordered closure of the liquor vends within 500 metres along the national and state highways from 1 April. The SC, in its order on Friday, made it clear the ruling would also cover bars, pubs and restaurants as drink-driving leads to fatal road accidents

4 months of note ban: More questions than answers on Narendra Modi’s grand move
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4 months of note ban: More questions than answers on Narendra Modi’s grand move

Demonetisation is still seen as a heroic act by Modi and will, probably, remain so. The missing link, so far, in this fascinating story is hard data on the progress

SC dismisses plea seeking a ban on WhatsApp and other messaging apps
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SC dismisses plea seeking a ban on WhatsApp and other messaging apps

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking ban on WhatsApp and other communication applications on security grounds and claiming that these services violated the law.

Madhya Pradesh serves 'royal' dinner to SC judges, forgets its drought and Vyapam stain
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Madhya Pradesh serves 'royal' dinner to SC judges, forgets its drought and Vyapam stain

Madhya Pradesh govt spent lakhs of rupees to provide 'royal' hospitality to SC judges, while the state reels from effects of the Vyapam scam and the drought

Supreme Court refuses to exempt 92-year-old man from life sentence
India

Supreme Court refuses to exempt 92-year-old man from life sentence

A 92-year-old 'bed ridden' man will finally have to go to jail with the SC refusing to grant him any exemption from surrendering before the police.

ITC shuts cigarette plants from May 4 to comply with a new pictorial warnings rule
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ITC shuts cigarette plants from May 4 to comply with a new pictorial warnings rule

India's biggest cigarette maker ITC Ltd shut its plants from May 4 to comply with a new stipulated pictorial warnings rule issued by the federal government, the company said in a statement.

Hate speech: Government seeks dismissal of Subramanian Swamy's plea
India

Hate speech: Government seeks dismissal of Subramanian Swamy's plea

The Centre has sought in the Supreme Court the dismissal of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea challenging the constitutional validity of penal provisions on speeches and writings that could cause enmity and hatred among communities.

Alabama Supreme Court halts gay-marriage licenses in state
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Alabama Supreme Court halts gay-marriage licenses in state

The Alabama Supreme Court ordered the state's probate judges to stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.